|Life, Women, Environment, Culture and Management Cooperative: Fighting Child Marriages in Van|
Grantee: Life, Women, Environment, Culture and Management Cooperative
Purpose: Fighting early marriages in Van
Grant Amount: 144,880 TL
Project Partner: Van Women’s AssociationPeriod: 15 July 2015 – 15 July 2016
Early marriages and violence against women are common in the villages of Van due to traditional family structures, social pressure etc. Women and children, who are unaware of their rights guaranteed by laws, frequently experience violation of their rights and they do not know the institutions that can support them.